Update from Northumbria Police

Sent on behalf of the Chief Constable, Steve Ashman.     UPDATE   Overnight the family of Chloe Rutherford aged 17 and Liam Curry aged 19 both from South Shields confirmed that they were victims of the Manchester attack. Our thoughts are with their families at this most tragic time. Specialist officers from Northumbria are… Read more »

More from Northumbria Police

Last night the prime minister announced the threat level had been raised to critical – this means an attack is expected imminently.   In response to this heightened threat the public will see an increased policing and security presence across the country and at key sites, such as train stations and other crowded places to… Read more »

Cancer Run

We hope you all had a fantastic time at The Children’s Cancer Run on Sunday and well done to all of you for taking part – it’s a fantastic achievement and GCMS has already raised £1,125. Please bring your sponsor forms and any money that you have raised into school this week or after half… Read more »

Key Message from Northumbria Police

  Please find attached the key messages from Northumbria Police Assistant Chief Constable Darren Best following the attack in Manchester.   The messages below are being disseminated across all communities in the Northumbria Police force area. These messages are NOT confidential and are free to be published or circulated as you wish.     For… Read more »

Year 5 Basketball Trials

Year 5 Basket Ball Trials Wednesday 14.12.16 and Thursday 15.12.16 3.30 – 4.30pm in the school gym Boys and girls welcome.

National Anti-Bullying Week

It is National Anti – Bullying week and our pupils will be getting involved with activities to support this. The focus is raising awareness and understanding the unacceptable nature of bullying. Watch our Twitter feed to see some of the activities as they happen!

Website – Construction and Updates

Following the last Parent Council meeting we sought opinions regarding the layout and content of our school website. Over the course of the next few weeks we will be changing and updating both layout and content to reflect these thoughts. As ever if any parent has comments they can pass them on to school or… Read more »

Crossing Patrol

Unfortunately we do not have a crossing patrol officer at the moment outside of school. Many children are being a little less than cautious when crossing the road; we have spoken to the children regarding this but would be grateful if parents could reinforce this message at home. Please can pupils cross at a safe… Read more »